David Ortiz, Yaz Connelly’s Top Ten: Koufax Vs. Gibson / Post 20 K / Legos Matt Kemp is the wrong target for the Red Sox (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images) Red Sox – Dodgers Trade Rumor: Jon Lester for Matt Kemp? Patriots Training Camp Patriots Training Camp Notes: Tom Brady Sees Fewer Reps Red Sox ace Jon Lester throws for the American League All-Star Game from Target Field in Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) Red Sox Trade Rumors: AJ Pierzynski to Cardinals, Jon Lester to…

MLS Cup Preview

MLS Cup: New England Revolution vs. Houston Dynamo
Where: RFK Stadium in Washington, D.C.
When: Sunday, November 18, at 12 p.m. EST
What to watch for: Scouting report By Kyle McCarthy, Boston Herald

This is the second straight pro-sports championship with a Boston area team in it. Despite the fact that the Revs are even less popular than the Bruins (though that gap is certainly closing), this is another huge step in the right direction for Boston sports. If the Revs win, it could be 2-for-2 so far for Boston in Pro-Sports Championships for the 2007-2008 seasons. The Revs are no strangers to success (this is their third straight MLS Cup appearance). But, they have never won the big one, losing in heartbreaking fashion the last two times out.

Special Note: According to the Boston Globe’s Mike Reiss, Owner Robert Kraft will be in attendance for BOTH the MLS Cup and the Patriots-Bills game Sunday night in Buffalo.

Here are some more links to get you ready for the Cup:
Ultimate award is a Cup win By Frank Dell’Apa, Boston Globe
Revolution’s Joseph does it all By Frank Dell’Apa, Boston Globe
Revs’ day at last? By Kyle McCarthy, Boston Herald
Third time is the… By Brad Feldman, Revolution Commentator

About KC Downey - @kc_downey

KC is the "head coach" of the Sports of Boston, LLC blog network. Follow him on Twitter: @kc_downey

Tags: , ,

Discussion

No comments for “MLS Cup Preview”

Post a comment